DRC has a priority of assuring that federal and state Medicaid services, especially those designed to meet the needs of long-term impairments, are available to all eligible individuals. Services, when made available and delivered appropriately, not only prevent deterioration and dependence, but promote enhanced independence and productivity and overall quality of life.


Just Like Home: An Advocate’s Guide to Consumer Rights in Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services, from Justice in Aging

Medicaid Home Health Services – can they take place outside the home?

November 2012: Important hearing decision supporting the right to live in the community (Choices for Independence Program)

May 2012: Private Duty Nursing for children under Medicaid: There may be some relief

March 2012: Have you, or someone you know, experienced unnecessary reductions or denials of skilled nursing services?

December 2011: Fair Hearing Rights Under Medicaid, by Michelle Winchester, J.D., Health Policy Analyst

Disabilities Rights Center Presents: Medicaid for Employed Adults with Disabilities in streaming video

5-24-10 What are my Rights When  Applying for and Receiving Medicaid Waiver Services?

Learn more about Medicaid Waivers, and New Hampshire's Waivers, from

NH DHHS webpage on Medicaid

DHHS Office of the Ombudsman - for complaints about DHHS services